Many people tend to take advantage of the country they are born in. But for Nishantely Sint Jacoba, she takes nothing for granted and spends much of her time exploring the island of Curaçao where she was born and raised. Continue reading Nishantely Sint Jacoba talks Curaçao, confidence and COVID-19
“In Denmark, we are still at level 1 when it comes to having a real talk about this country’s colonial past and how to connect the dots to the systemic and institutional racism people of African descent and other minority groups experience here on an everyday basis.” Continue reading Nicole Frederiksen: “I’ve been on a long journey doing activism in the Afro-Danish community”
Not many people can say they’ve lived in two different continents while still in their early thirties – but for Kimberley Brown, she’s been fortunate to spend her childhood in her native country, Jamaica, grow up in London, UK and now she is forging a new path while living in Toronto, Canada. Continue reading Kimberley Brown: “Moving to Toronto meant stepping into a place of no control”
Growing up in Guadeloupe meant Laïny never questioned her identity. But a move to Paris at 18-years-old and six months in San Francisco opened her up to even more experiences. Continue reading Laïny Jernidier: “Growing up in Guadeloupe, I never felt like I was an outsider”
Travelling has always been second nature to Kendra Valentine. Growing up with a family who lived “all over the place” meant that she became familiar with moving to new places and embracing a new way of living from a young age.
Continue reading Kendra Valentine talks travel, Black Lives Matter and what she loves about living in Berlin
As I sat down to speak to Jewells Chambers – an adventure-seeking native New Yorker who lives in Iceland – I was intrigued to hear all about how she ended up moving to the land of fire and ice. Continue reading Jewells Chambers: “My experience living in Iceland has been very positive for me”
Atatiana Jefferson was a loving aunt, sister, daughter and future medical student, who loved playing video games and had an adventurous spirit. Continue reading Black Girls Around The World REMEMBERED: Atatiana Jefferson